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National Art Gallery

Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
+977 1-6610004
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Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
+977 1-6610004
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Most commonly known as the "55 Window Palace", The "National Art Gallery" occupies the Western end of the former Royal Palace of Bhaktapur,

Thank Rojan S
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I guess it worth it. Do not break your tickets since they are valid for two more museums in the city. It has interesting plays and then the palace is a must although we couldn't come in the heart of it since we're not hindu.

Thank Veronica L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I am not too sure what I had expected but I suppose the very minimum I wanted to see was one or two really ancient relics with an explanation of their significance in a range of languages including English. But instead I saw poor collection...More

1  Thank Ayfer O
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This is the Museum is the main attaction of Bhaktapur among the many other sites the ticket is really cheap and for student they do have a discount and we have to pay to have a photo or video and while visitng this museum we...More

Thank Chhatra Raj K
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here and viewed the small gallery. The collection is made up of only religious art and quite small. There are some black and white images of former rulers too. I found the museum underwhelming. The museum in Patan was much nicer and well...More

Thank Sheri K
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

The National Art gallery at Bhaktapur is worth visiting with teenagers for some knowledge of spiritual Universe. Most of the art date back to 12th century AD which are painted on canvas with natural stone colour. The art work are known as Thanka paintings is...More

Thank Yogendra R
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing excellent historical places, many old things to see over there ,lots of things to see and discover extra ordinary things.

Thank Nplse S
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The "National Art Gallery" occupies the Western end of the former Royal Palace of Bhaktapur, most commonly known as the "55 Window Palace", at Durbar Square. As the interior of the Palace is closed to visitors (due to damages occurred during the 1934 earthquake), visiting...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We are in Nepal now and because of a general strike we decided to walk around our hotel neighborhood. The art museum is in a square in the center part of the old city. There is a fee of 15$ for non-Nepali, Western foreigners and...More

Thank Antigonet
Reviewed 28 June 2015

National art gallery near the entry point of the durbar square is an art museum. It's amazing to see the ancient arts and paintings of Nepal by getting a ticket.

Thank 7NRG
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